Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an XML Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

XML Developer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 236 264
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28 +24
Contract jobs requiring an XML Developer 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.056% 0.060% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.063% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
City of London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +9.92%
10th Percentile £375 £331 £318
90th Percentile £441 £438 £492
Central London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6755 6365 8666
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.46% 95.47% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5342 5051 6805
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 77 128
City of London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.35% -10.39% +10.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.35
90th Percentile £30.75 £48.40 £39.13
Central London median hourly rate £18.40 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +8.22% -5.56% +5.88%

XML Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured XML Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for XML Developer in the City of London

XML Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing XML Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for XML Developer in the City of London

XML Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Developer in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for XML Developer in the City of London

XML Developer
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XML Developer within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 - -
XML Developer
Central London

XML Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, XML Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring XML Developer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 2 (50.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Apigee
4 1 (25.00%) API Development
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML

XML Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) React
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) API Development
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apigee
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft